Filmfare Award for Best Director – Telugu

The Filmfare Award for Best Director – Telugu is presented by the Filmfare magazine as part of its annual Filmfare Awards South for Telugu films. The awards were extended to "Best Director" in 1972.[1]

Filmfare Award for Best Director – Telugu
Awarded forBest Director in Telugu films
CountryIndia
Presented byFilmfare
First awardedK. V. Reddy,
Sri Krishna Satya(1972)
Currently held byNag Ashwin,
Mahanati (2018)
WebsiteFilmfare Awards

SuperlativesEdit

Superlative Best Director - Telugu
Most awards K. Viswanath 8
  • K. Viswanath has the record of winning most awards eight and winning the award twice in a row, on three separate occasions (1974–1975, 1982-1983 and 1986–1987). Both K. Raghavendra Rao and S. S. Rajamouli have received the award for four times which is the second most.
  • Nandini Reddy and Sripriya were the only two female directors to have been nominated for their films Ala Modalaindi in 2011 and Drushyam in 2014 respectively.
  • Krish remains the only Director to have won the award for his first two films, Gamyam and Vedam.
  • Sukumar and Krish are the two directors who have received the award for their first film.

WinnersEdit

Year Director Film Ref
2018 Nag Ashwin Mahanati [2]
2017 S. S. Rajamouli Baahubali: The Conclusion [3]
2016 Vamshi Paidipally Oopiri [4]
2015 S. S. Rajamouli Baahubali: The Beginning [5]
2014 Vikram Kumar Manam [6]
2013 Trivikram Srinivas Atharintiki Daaredi [7]
2012 S. S. Rajamouli Eega [8]
2011 Sreenu Vaitla Dookudu [9]
2010 Krish Vedam [10]
2009 S. S. Rajamouli Magadheera [11]
2008 Krish Gamyam [12]
2007 Sekhar Kammula Happy Days [13]
2006 Puri Jagannadh Pokiri [14]
2005 Trivikram Srinivas Athadu [15]
2004 Sukumar Arya [16]
2003 Gunasekhar Okkadu [17]
2002 Krishna Vamsi Khadgam [18]
2001 Teja Nuvvu Nenu [19]
2000 K. Vijaya Bhaskar Nuvve Kavali [20]
1999 B. Gopal Samarasimha Reddy [21]
1998 Krishna Vamsi Anthapuram [22]
1997 K. Raghavendra Rao Annamayya [23]
1996 Krishna Vamsi Ninne Pelladata [24]
1995 K. Viswanath Subha Sankalpam [25]
1994 S. V. Krishna Reddy Shubha Lagnam [26]
1993 K. Raghavendra Rao Allari Priyudu [27]
1992 K. Viswanath Aapathbandhavudu [28]
1991 Kranthi Kumar Seetharamaiah Gari Manavaralu [29][30]
1990 K. Raghavendra Rao Jagadeka Veerudu Athiloka Sundari [31]
1989 Mani Ratnam Geethanjali [32]
1988 M. V. Raghu Kallu [33][34]
1987 K. Viswanath Shrutilayalu [35]
1986 K. Viswanath Swathi Muthyam [36][37]
1985 Singeetham Srinivasa Rao Mayuri [38]
1984 Jandhyala Srivariki Premalekha [39]
1983 K. Viswanath Saagara Sangamam [40]
1982 K. Viswanath Subhalekha [41]
1981 Dasari Narayana Rao Premabhishekam [42]
1980 Bapu Vamsa Vruksham [43]
1979 Dasari Narayana Rao Gorintaku [44]
1978 K. Balachander Maro Charitra [45]
1977 K. Raghavendra Rao Prema Lekhalu [46]
1976 Bapu Seetha Kalyanam [47]
1975 K. Viswanath Jeevana Jyothi [48]
1974 K. Viswanath O Seeta Katha [49]
1973 T. Rama Rao Jeevana Tharangaalu [50]
1972 K. V. Reddy Sri Krishna Satya [51]

NominationsEdit

  • Before 2000 year there have no nominations for Filmfare Awards South in Telugu films,The Panel of Judges Jury members are selected for winners in different Categories.[52]

2000sEdit

2010sEdit

NotesEdit

  1. ^ Film world, p 43
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  3. ^ "Winners of the 65th Jio Filmfare Awards (South) 2018".
  4. ^ "Winners of the 64th Jio Filmfare Awards (South)". Filmfare. 17 June 2017. Retrieved 9 December 2018.
  5. ^ "Winners of the 63rd Britannia Filmfare Awards (South)".
  6. ^ "Winners of 62nd Britannia Filmfare Awards South".
  7. ^ "Winners of 61st Idea Filmfare Awards South".
  8. ^ "List of Winners at the 60th Idea Filmfare Awards (South)".
  9. ^ "59th Idea Filmfare Awards South (Winners list)".
  10. ^ "58th Idea Filmfare Awards South 2011 Winners - 8PM News — Telugu News Online Portal". Archived from the original on 10 January 2014.
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  13. ^ "Happy Days at the 55th Tiger Balm Filmfare South Awards". bollyspice.com. Archived from the original on 8 July 2011.
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  17. ^ "Pithamagan sweeps FilmFare Awards".
  18. ^ "Archived copy". portal.bsnl.in. Archived from the original on 21 July 2011. Retrieved 12 January 2022.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  19. ^ "Nuvvu Nenu wins 4 Filmfare awards". The Times of India. 6 April 2002. Archived from the original on 21 September 2012.
  20. ^ "Vishnuvardhan, Sudharani win Filmfare awards". The Times Of India.
  21. ^ "Rahman bags 12th Filmfare award".
  22. ^ https://archive.org/download/46thFilmfareAwardsSouthWinners/46th%20Filmfare%20Awards%20south%20winners.jpg
  23. ^ "45th Filmfare South Best Director Awards : Santosh : Free Download & …".
  24. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 13 October 1999. Retrieved 16 December 2019.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  25. ^ "Archived copy". www.filmfare.com. Archived from the original on 10 October 1999. Retrieved 12 January 2022.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  26. ^ "42nd filmfare awards south Telugu & Malayalam winners". 4 February 2017.
  27. ^ https://archive.org/download/FilmfareBestTeluguDirectorAndMusicDirector/Filmfare%20Best%20Telugu%20Director%20and%20Music%20Director.jpg
  28. ^ https://archive.org/download/40thFilmfareSouthBestActorActress/40th%20Filmfare%20South%20Best%20Actor%20Actress.jpg
  29. ^ "39th Annual Filmfare Best Actor Director Telugu Winners : Santosh : F…".
  30. ^ Sainik Samachar. 1993.
  31. ^ https://archive.org/download/FilmfareBestTeluguDirectorAndMusicDirector/Filmfare%20Best%20Telugu%20Director%20and%20Music%20Director.jpg
  32. ^ "The Indian Express - Google News Archive Search".
  33. ^ "Frame by frame". The Hindu. Chennai, India. 8 August 2009. Archived from the original on 9 November 2012.
  34. ^ "The saga of a lensman". The Hindu. Chennai, India. 9 June 2003. Archived from the original on 23 October 2003.
  35. ^ "35th Annual Filmfare Awards South Winners : Santosh : Free Download &…".
  36. ^ https://archive.org/download/34th-filmfare-south-winners/34th%20Filmfare%20South%20winners.jpg
  37. ^ "Collections". 1991.
  38. ^ "Collections". 1991.
  39. ^ "Collections". 1991.
  40. ^ "Collections". 1991.
  41. ^ Reed, Sir Stanley (1984). "The Times of India Directory and Year Book Including Who's who".
  42. ^ "The Times of India Directory and Year Book Including Who's who". 1983.
  43. ^ (Firm), Times of India (1982). "The Times of India Directory and Year Book Including Who's who".
  44. ^ "Collections". 1991.
  45. ^ "Collections". 1991.
  46. ^ "Collections". 1991.
  47. ^ Reed, Sir Stanley (1984). "The Times of India Directory and Year Book Including Who's who".
  48. ^ "The Times of India Directory and Year Book Including Who's who". 1978.
  49. ^ Reed, Sir Stanley (1976). "The Times of India Directory and Year Book Including Who's who".
  50. ^ Reed, Sir Stanley (1974). "The Times of India Directory and Year Book Including Who's who".
  51. ^ "The Times of India Directory and Year Book Including Who's who". 1973.
  52. ^ https://events.fullhyderabad.com/48th-south-indian-filmfare-awards/2001-april/tickets-dates-videos-reviews-577-1.html

ReferencesEdit

  • Ramachandran, T.M. (1973). Film world. 9.
  • Collections. Update Video Publication. 1991.
  • The Times of India directory and year book including who's who. Times of India Press. 1984.